Chile Begins Relief Efforts After Powerful Quake Kills Eight

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  • Tremors felt in Santiago; 15-foot waves hit northern city
  • Officials confirm 10 deaths with hundreds in shelters

People remain outside a building during a strong quake in Chile.

Photographer: Vladmiri Rodas/AFP via Getty Images

Chile began dispatching emergency crews and assessing damage left by the biggest earthquake in the world this year that claimed 10 lives and forced more than a million people to evacuate coastal areas.

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